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AcuGuide Cloth Guide and the Janome Skyline S9

I’m going to go out on a limb by saying the Janome AcuGuide Cloth Guide is an underused and over overlooked feature on the Janome Skyline S9. Try it once though and you will be looking for new opportunities to … Continue reading

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NEW Embroidery Designs from Sew4Home!

Though it’s the early days of Fall, it’s never too early to start sewing for the holidays, and our friends at Sew4Home have outdone themselves with this fun and festive Vintage Ornaments embroidery collection, available exclusively from Janome Canada dealers. … Continue reading

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Couching with your Embroidery Machine?

Traditionally, couching; stitching yarn or a thin decorative trim at regular intervals to fabric, is done with a zig-zag stitch using the regular sewing machine. But, did you know you can also add this fun, decorative, dimensional texture to your … Continue reading

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Even with Top of the Line machines, there’s always MORE!

Though our Janome machines already come with many fun presser feet and accessories, there’s always MORE available. That’s part of the fun of learning a new machine, learning new techniques and learning about what’s available for your particular machine. Our … Continue reading

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It’s all about the BASTE!

There’s many steps to take with embroidery to ensure quality results. A new needle, the right stabilizer, and stitching a test-sample first is always a good idea to help determine if you’ll be happy with the finished product. One extra … Continue reading

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Should you Resize an Embroidery Design?

That is the question! Can a 7″x7″ embroidery design, be reduced to a 2″x 3″ embroidery design for example? For basic resizing in all Janome embroidery machines, designs can be reduced or increased by 20%. The machines don’t have an … Continue reading

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SATURDAY SEWING: IN-THE-HOOP MACHINE EMBROIDERY FUN

I had heard about an embroidery design company called Kreative Kiwi many years ago but had never actually purchased any of their designs. Recently a friend re-introduced me to these designs (thanks, Kay!) and I may or may not have … Continue reading

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Did you know we have lots of support for our Artistic Digitizer software??

YES, I know you may already have seen information about the next Artistic Digitizer FREE trial which is currently open for Pre-registration with access 1-31st May. This is the THIRD time we have made this fabulous offer available to you … Continue reading

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Who let the dogs out?

Last month I shared a post on machine embroidery for stuffed animals featuring cats. I love almost all animals (sorry spiders and snakes) but those who know me well were wondering how I could feature a post on cats when … Continue reading

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Machine Embroidery for Stuffies

I’ve used my Janome Skyline S9 for a lot of different things – embroidery, quilting, apparel sewing, decor sewing, hemming, free motion quilting, you name it. I had no idea I could use it to make little stuffed animals using … Continue reading

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